Industry themed places

The wheels of industry have changed a lot in London since the industrial revolution, here are a bunch of locations that immortalised industry and business in the capital.

TOP 10 INDUSTRY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
1. Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
The Oldest Bank in London
2. The Oldest Bank in London
Ronan Point Collapse
3. Ronan Point Collapse
Tom Bata's Shoe Factory
4. Tom Bata's Shoe Factory
The Yorkshire Stingo
5. The Yorkshire Stingo
Explosive Dryads' Hall
6. Explosive Dryads' Hall
World's 1st Business Computer
7. World's 1st Business Computer
Richard Branson born here
8. Richard Branson born here
William Morris' Birthplace
9. William Morris' Birthplace
Crystal Palace Transmitter
10. Crystal Palace Transmitter

MORE INDUSTRY SIGHTS:

11. Colour Mauve invented here @ Cable Street, London
12. Ford plant in Dagenham @ Kent Avenue, Dagenham, Essex
13. The Ivory House @ St Katherines Dock, Tower Hamlets, London
14. Beckton Gasworks: FMJ @ Royal Docks Road, East Ham, London
15. Billingsgate Fish Market @ Trafalgar Way, London
16. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
17. Matchmakers Wharf @ Lee Conservancy Road, Homerton Road, Hackney
18. London Glassblowing Company @ 66-66 Bermondsey Street
19. Thomas Crapper was here @ 120 King's Road, Chelsea
20. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
21. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
22. Fishmonger's Hall @ London Bridge, London
23. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
24. Lockwood Reservoir's Archaeology @ Lea Valley
25. Heathrow the Hamlet @ Croydon Road, Hillingdon
26. Birthplace of Charles Rolls @ 35 Hill Street, Mayfair, London
27. London's Capital Records @ One Kemble Street
28. Whitechapel Bell Foundry @ 34 Whitechapel Road, London
29. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
30. The Apprentice Pad @ Candahar Road, Battersea
31. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
32. Wapping Food Power Station @ Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall
33. The Crystal Palace @ Hyde Park
34. Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum @ 10 South Access Road, Walthamstow
35. A Huguenot Silk Weaver's Home @ 19 Princelet Street, London
36. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
37. Leavesden Warner Bros Studios @ Essex Lane, Leavesden, Watford
38. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
39. Fairfield Works: Strike a Light! @ Fairfield Road, Bow
40. Black Cat & Greater London House @ Hampstead Road London
41. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
42. Brunel's The Engineer @ 65 Gloucester Avenue, London
43. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
44. Home of WB Adams railway pioneer @ 9 Woodbury Hill, Loughton, Essex
45. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
46. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
47. The Hoover Building @ Perivale, Middlesex
48. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar
49. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
50. The Silvertown Explosion @ North Woolwich Road, London
51. Markfield Beam Engine Museum @ Markfield Road, Tottenham, London
52. The Time Ball @ Flamsteed House, Greenwich
53. Laura Ashley lived here @ 83 Cambridge Street, Westminster, London
54. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
55. Thames Ironworks @ Bow Creek, Canning Town
56. Ealing's Shoelace Inventor @ 17 Cantley Road, Ealing, London
57. God's Own Junkyard @ Unit 12, Ravenswood Industrial Estate, Shernhall
58. Splendid Heath Hall @ 59 The Bishops Avenue, Barnet
59. Morden Hall Park @ Morden Hall Road, Morden
60. Millennium Mills @ Mill Road, West Silvertown

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